Fire destroys garage in Mankato 27 Sep 11

A garage was destroyed by fire in Mankato early Monday morning. Firefighters responded to a full engulfed detached garage on the 1900 block of Third Avenue around 3:17 Monday morning. The fire was put out but did heat damage to the nearby house and several vehicles were damaged or destroyed. Damage is estimated at $75,000 and the cause is under investigation.